Tort Firm Bids To Sanction AIG In Defamation Case

Law360, New York (March 9, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Wendler & Ezra PC is urging a federal judge to impose sanctions on American International Group Inc. for failing to turn over documents that allegedly relate to the insurer's investigation of a defamatory online posting meant to deter the tort law firm's potential clients.

The firm said in a motion for sanctions filed Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois that AIG led it and the court to believe that it possessed privileged documents pertinent to its probe regarding the posting...
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